As one of the leading international research institutions, KASTEL Security Research Labs contributes to the interdisciplinary research of holistic solutions for the security and data protection of complex networked systems. We span the arc from basic research to application research, including timely transfer to business, society, and politics. We explore the quantification of security and privacy. In doing so, we are guided by the unity of research, teaching, and innovation.

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Jul 18, 2024

Project DIRECTIONS (Data Protection Certification for Educational Information Systems)

KIT researchers present a catalog of criteria for data protection-compliant school information systems

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Apr 25, 2024

Dutch Cybersecurity Companies Visit KASTEL Security Research Labs

On April 24, as part of a program supported by the Dutch government, a delegation from various cybersecurity companies visited the IT security location Karlsruhe to learn more about the German cybersecurity research landscape and its work.

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Mar 25, 2024

New Issue of acatech HORIZONTE

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It is our ambition not only to conduct research, but also to transfer our knowledge. That is why KASTEL Security Research Labs (SRL) offers diverse programs to deepen the knowledge in the field of IT security for professionals and students.

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Publications: Insights into our Research

The research results at KASTEL Security Research Labs are highlighted by numerous outstanding publications. Get insights into our research work.

Aug 28, 2024

Composition in Differential Privacy for General Granularity Notions

Guerra-Balboa, P.; Miranda-Pascual, À.; Parra-Arnau, J.; Strufe, T.
2024. 2024 IEEE 37th Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF), 8th-12th July 2024.

Jul 31, 2024

A conceptual and architectural characterization of antifragile systems

Grassi, V.; Mirandola, R.; Perez-Palacin, D.
2024. Journal of Systems and Software, 213, Art.-Nr.: 112051.

Jul 15, 2024

Provable Security for the Onion Routing and Mix Network Packet Format Sphinx

Scherer, P.; Weis, C.; Strufe, T.
2024. Proceedings on Privacy Enhancing Technologies, 2024 (4), 755–783.